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Tournament Name:  BPA Spring Fling - Bonus Point Tournament No Games Easter Sunday
Created:  9/13/2018  By:  KBrannstrom
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Dates:  4/19/2019 to 4/20/2019
Last Date to Enter:  4/5/2019
Division:  Boys
Program:  Baseball
Class(es):  Silver Gold Bronze
Age Group:  Youth
Age(s):  11u
Tournament Type:  World Qualifier
Game Format:  3 Game Format
Open Signup:  Yes
Must Qualify:  No
Fee:  $500.00
Field Count:  8
Max. Teams:  UNL
Berth:  Yes
Berth Count:  2
PrePay Req'd:  Yes
Park Details/Location:  
Park Name:  Bailey Park
Address:  1392 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI
Phone:  
Directions:  Address 1392 Capital Ave NE Battle Creek, MI 49017
Lighted Fields:  0
Comments:  
Rules:  Finest Baseball Venue in Midwest!! Professionally Groomed Lighted Fields. Concessions & Restrooms Scoreboards Playground area around complex. No Pets. No hitting balls into fence.
Tournament Comments:  
This is an Open tournament held at Bailey Park in Battle Creek, MI. Located at 1392 Capital Ave NE Battle Creek, MI.

Early Season Discount: $50 discount off tournament listed price if paid by Oct 31st.

Tournament will start on Friday and conclude on Saturday.

No games Easter Sunday.

This is a Bonus Points Tournament.

The top Michigan BPA point getting team in each age group 9U-14U for the 2018 season will have their BPA World Series Entry Fee reimbursed by Michigan BPA.

Teams playing in Bonus Point Tournaments earn an additional 75 points towards their season total.

See Michigan BPA World Series Points Information attachment link below

All Gold, Silver & Bronze teams will be allowed to play. Top 2 teams receive World Series Berths.

How to Qualify for a BPA World Series:

1) Finish 1st or 2nd in a BPA World Series Qualifier.  Berths may be passed down if team already has earned a berth.

2) At Large World Series Berths: Play in 2 BPA World Series Qualifiers, regardless of finish, to earn a BPA World Series Berth.


To validate a BPA World Series berth, the team must play in their home state BPA State Tournament.

Michigan BPA uses portable pitching mounds. These are 6" mounds where the pitcher lands on the dirt. Pitchers are not allowed to wear metal spikes. Pitchers must wear rubber cleats or tennis shoes.

Concessions and merchandise will be on sale.

Gate Fee of $5.00 per person day, $3 for Children ages 6-14 will be charged. Players in Uniform & 3 Coaches get in free.

After deadline teams that want to sign up will be put on a waiting list. Any team that does not have their roster submitted on line 1 week before tournament start date will be dropped from tournament and replaced by the top team on waiting list. Your team is not officially entered into a BPA Tournament until payment is received. First email on registration form will be notified by email of acceptance into tournament.


Payment information:
Check or money order can be made payable to Kalamazoo BPA & mailed to Kalamazoo BPA, PO Box 2228 Portage MI, 49081
Credit Card payment via Paypal. Go to www.paypal.com & send to User ID kalamazoobpa@yahoo.com
Credit Card payment over the telephone. Call the Michigan BPA office at 269-665-4448

For more information call Kenny Brannstrom at 269-665-4448 9:00 AM-9:00 PM. Or email to Kalamazoobpa@yahoo.com.

Refund Policy:
Prior to tournament sign up deadline entry fee can be refunded or applied to another Michigan BPA Tournament
After the tournament sign up deadline or Tournament marked FULL, entry fee will be not be refunded or applied to another Michigan BPA Tournament.

Michigan Sports Concussion Law:

The Michigan Legislature has passed a law that regulates concussion & return to sports activity. Youth Sports Organizations must provide resources for concussion training. More information about this concussion law can be found on the MDCH website at the following address: http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,4612,7-132-54783_63943---,00.html

Michigan BPA recommends that coaches and officials view the training video created by the CDC. To complete the free online concussion course please go to the following address:
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/Training/index.html
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